Supportive External Sector

November 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Nov2006, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p3
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The article presents economic outlook for Thailand. According to the author, the country has posted its first trade surplus in five months in August, with strong export growth particularly from the electronics and automotive sectors. Meanwhile, the country's import trade has yielded an overall trade surplus while rose by 11.2% year on year. Moreover, the due to robust export performance, Thailand has been forecasted to incur a trade deficit of $3.7 billion in 2006.


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